Monday, October 05, 2015

Les McCann - "Get Yourself Together"

Recorded in 1972 at the Montreux Jazz Festival, featuring Les McCann (piano, vocals), Jimmy Rowser (bass), Buck Clarke (congas, percussion), and Donald Dean (drums).

Les McCann official site

Saturday, October 03, 2015

Esperanza Spalding - "Afro Blue"

Recorded April 30, 2013 at the International Jazz Day Global Concert in Istanbul, Turkey, featuring Esperanza Spalding (vocals), Robert Glasper (keyboards), Ben Williams (bass), Terri Lyne Carrington (drums), and Dale Barlow (saxophones).

Esperanza Spalding official site

Friday, October 02, 2015

Snarky Puppy - "Jambone"

From the live DVD We Like It Here, featuring Michael League (bass); Shaun Martin, Bill Laurance and Cory Henry (keyboards); Justin Stanton, Mike Maher and Jay Jennings (trumpets); Chris Bullock and Bob Reynolds (saxophones); Mark Lettieri, Bob Lanzetti and Chris McQueen (guitars); Nate Werth (percussion); and Larnell Lewis (drums). 

Snarky Puppy official site

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Darcy James Argue's Secret Society - "Induction Effect"

Recorded January 5, 2011 at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington DC, featuring Darcy James Argue (composer, conductor); David DeJesus, Rob Wilkerson, Sam Sadigursky, Mark Small, and Josh Sinton (winds); Seneca Black, Tom Goehring, Matt Holman, Nadje Noordhuis, and David Smith (trumpets); Noah Bless, Tim Sessions, Kevin Moehringer, and Jennifer Wharton (trombones); Sebastian Noelle (guitar); Red Wierenga (keyboards); Matt Clohesy (bass); and Jon Wikan (drums).

Darcy James Argue's Secret Society official site